James Lee McDonald, 70, of Seymour passed away Monday, November 5, 2018 at Schneck Medical Center. He was born October 5, 1948 in Seymour, Indiana to Roy Harlan and Florence Whitt McDonald. He graduated from Seymour High School in 1966 and then went on to receive a Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science from Indiana University. He worked as a Quality Control Inspector for Silgan Plastics, retiring in 2006.
Surviving to cherish James’ memories are his brothers, Steven L. McDonald and David Wayne McDonald of Seymour and his sister, Linda S. McDonald of Indianapolis. He is preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Michael Joseph McDonald.
James was an avid reader, usually reading a book a day. Contributions may be made to the Friends of the Library in James’ memory to Friends of the Library, 303 W. 2nd Street, Seymour, IN 47274. Please share memories and condolences at www.burkholderfuneralchapel.com.
Arrangements entrusted to Burkholder Chapel of Thorne-George Family Funeral Homes, 419 N. Chestnut St., Seymour, IN 47274.